A Winning Image for Baby Hazel and Wye Valley Studios!
Congratulations to baby Hazel who has been chosen as a winner in July 2019’s Baby of the M0nth competition! Hazel’s image, captured by Tracey Clements of Wye Valley Studio, was popular with our Photographer and Sponsor Judging panels and means she £100 Mothercar and entry into 2019 Baby of the Year competition, for the chance to win £5000!
Hazel’s winning image is the second achieved in 2019 by Wye Valley Studios, their fourth winner since the competition began in 2015. Tracey has been at Wye Valley Studios for over forty years and in that time, has achieved distinctions in her photography with many top national and regional awards. She has lectured throughout the UK on pet photography and has been the UK Pet Photographer of the Year on two occasions and the Welsh MPA Pet Photographer of the Year several times as well as a Kodak European Gold Award and many Awards of Excellence and Merits. She was also named as BOM Photographer of the Month in May 2017. Tracey told us; “I have always had a passion for photography which literally is in my blood! I love photographing babies, newborns, toddlers, families and pets (sometimes all together!) and feel very fortunate to be doing a job which I enjoy so much and brings so much satisfaction to both me and my customers.”
Wye Valley Studios was established sixty-five years ago by Tracey and her brother Nick’s father, Glyn House who was still actively involved until his death at eighty nine. Glyn continues to be an inspiration for Wye Valley Studios to continue as an award-winning family studio. Based in Caldicot which is a growing town and is well situated between the two Severn Bridges, with the beautiful Wye Valley and even have a Castle and David Broome’s Equestrian Centre nearby.